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art of modern fiction

Ray Benedict West

art of modern fiction

by Ray Benedict West

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Published by Holt, Rinehart & Winston in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Short stories,
  • Fiction -- Technique

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references

    StatementRay B. West, Jr., Robert Wooster Stallman
    ContributionsStallman, R. W. 1911-
    The Physical Object
    Paginationx, 652 p. ;
    Number of Pages652
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14424530M

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THE ART OF FICTION is a collection of newspaper columns (revised for this publication) that Lodge originally wrote around for "The Independent on Sunday" on fifty different literary devices or principles.

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